At night Watcher's Cape had offered great views of the starry sky; even the Whirlpool Galaxy, a group of stars that form the shape of a great spiral, was visible from the cape's tip. When Oni Island appeared out at the sea, more demons appeared in the area around the cape, and the skies around the cape grew dull.
One night after Amaterasu had returned from climbing Catcall Tower and was exploring North Ryoshima coast, she came to a Kabegami statue and used her new power, Catwalk to climb the wall. When she reached the top, a Blue Cyclops appeared. After defeating the demon, she met a man known only as Watcher. He told Amaterasu and Issun about the cape. According to him the gods once used it as a bridge to the heavens. According to Watcher the cape used to have amazing views of the stars, particularly the Whirlpool Galaxy.
- Zodiac Dog Statue: In the center of three grass bushes forming a triangle on the main plateau of the cape.
- It is revealed in Ōkamiden how the staircase from the lower elevation of North Ryoshima Coast lead to the Watcher's Cape was broken. Due to Akuro's bath in the blood of Orochi, the demon had gained its full power, and later, it went on launching dark asteroids all over Nippon. One of the asteroids hit and obliterated the stone staircase of the Watcher's Cape.